Pakmen Grads Rack up a Bevy of All-Star Selections

  By DAVID WINER Pakmen Volleyball Club should be nicknamed the school of higher learning. One would be hard-pressed to find a club that better prepares its athletes for the future. Whether it be college, or university, Pakmen graduates always seem destined to excel. This has been a particularly strong year for former club members ... More

Pakmen Grads are in a Class Above the Rest

By DAVID WINER Janelle Albert and Jake Gomes have more in common than Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) Player of the Year honors. After outstanding collegiate volleyball seasons for the Fanshawe Falcons and Humber Hawks respectively, they have the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) championships to look forward to ... More

Former Pakmen Star’s Dream of Turning Pro Becomes a Reality

By DAVID WINER Jared Jarvis always dreamt of being a professional athlete. He may have been dunking and three-point shooting for the win in those fantasies, but setting, or spiking for the victory certainly checks most of the boxes. And now, the 23-year-old outside hitter from Vaughan, ON. will live out his dream in Germany's Bundesliga ... More

Mann and Shah survive stiff competition to win National U16 beach title

By DAVID WINER Kenneth Mann and Punit Shah's firm grasp of top spot on the Canadian volleyball circuit seemed to be slipping during the 2019 beach season. Champions the past two seasons, the Mississauga Pakmen tandem had less time to prepare this season, while simultaneously sensing all their rivals were fine tuning their games with their ... More

Pakmen sweep top four places at OVA U13 Beach championships

By DAVID WINER Playing as a tandem hasn't always been easy for Pakmen beach partners Parker Ocampo and Paul Manna, which perhaps made winning gold that much sweeter at the Ontario Championships at Toronto's Ashbridges Bay over the weekend (August 3-4). Taking on 14 of the top teams in the province, Ocampo, 12, and Manna, 13, overcame their ... More

Schmidt and Fulmer go ‘the distance’ at OVA Beach U15 finals

By DAVID WINER Most long distance relationships fizzle out over time. But in the case of Kaden Schmidt and Peyton Fulmer their introduction at last year's Ontario Summer Games, has been nothing short of a golden opportunity. As winners of last year's Games, Schmidt and Fulmer decided to partner up for this summer's beach season. After ... More

Pakmen 18u boys wins national championship 2019

Milton Volleyball Club wins National Championship

The nationally acclaimed Pakmen Volleyball Club recently won the u18 boys title at the 2019 Canadian National Championship. This was the second year in a row that Pakmen won this title, the only Ontario club ever to do so. Pakmen is a youth volleyball club offering programs in the GTA, including in Milton, Ontario. The club is a not-for-... More

Pakmen remains the top club in Ontario

For the 6th straight year, Pakmen Volleyball Club retained its title as the top performing club in Ontario based on the results at the 2019 Ontario Provincial Indoor Championships. Pakmen teams won Tier 1 Gold in 4 divisions: 13U Boys, 15U Boys, 18U Boys and 16U Girls. The club also won 6 Tier 1 Bronze medals: 11U Girls, 12U Boys, 16U Boys, 17U ... More

The Pakmen name is revered throughout Canada's post secondary institutions

The Pakmen Name Is Revered throughout Canada’s Post Secondary Institutions

By DAVID WINER One can measure the true success of a sports club by the accomplishments of its members. And, just as importantly, one can discern the character of a club by the mettle of its graduates once removed from the comforts and familiarity of their teammates and coaches. Can they be standouts at higher levels and in other fields... More

GTA Premier League Girls Volleyball League in Mississauga

Pakmen’s Girls and Boys Volleyball Leagues Soar

Pakmen's advanced volleyball leagues, the GTA Premier League for girls and Pakmen Plus for boys, continue to grow and prosper. This past weekend our Fall Championship was held at Canlan Sportsplex and Mississauga Secondary School and the results were impressive. Hundreds of youth participated for medals and prizes and the level of play was ... More